An ancient Roman military road connects Bologna to Florence running through an incredible landscape where history and nature merge in one of the  best known Trekking itineraries of the Apennines.This journey starts  from the medieval historical center of Bologna up to  Florence ,UNESCO  heritage for its importance in world art history, passing through the Tuscun-emilian Appennines and its valuable locations: The Pliocene Buttress dating back to 4 milion years ago, the “Flaminia Military” an ancient road built in 187 BC as well as the Castello del Trebbio commissioned by Cosimo de’ Medici.Moreover, the city Fiesole,a jewel of the florentine hills founded by Etruscans .

This proposal will give you the opportunity to do the entire itinerary in 8 days taking it slowly and enjoying the trip and the beauties you will encounter.

A full immersion between nature, culture and flavors of Emilia and Tuscany. 

The Path of Gods in 9 Days

€ 540

min 2 people

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From Bologna to  Florence

9 days /8 nights 

Hotels, B&B's ,


Medium Difficulty-E

Extra: Single room surcharge 

Itinerary and Schedule :

Day 1 
Arrival in Bologna.

Free day to vist the city and overnight stay in Hotel.

Day 2 -16 km  

Meeting with a member of our staff for luggage delivery and a short briefing regarding the trekking 

Departure towards  Sasso Marconi, where you willl spend the night.

Day 3 - 28 km  (24 km if you take the bus )
Sasso Marconi - Monzuno.

Day 4 -  10.5 km

Monzuno - Madonna dei Fornelli.

Day 5 - 17.5 km 
Madonna dei Fornelli - Monte di Fo’.


Day 6 - 23 km 

Monte di Fo’ - San Piero a Sieve.

Day 7 -19 km
San Piero a Sieve - Olmo.

Day 8 - 17 km   

Olmo - Fiesole - Florence.


Day 9

Free day to spend in Florence 

Price per person 

540 euros  (minimum 2 participants).


The offer includes:

- 8 nights in selected B&Bs, hotels and farmhouses;

- Breakfast ;

- Lunch bags from day 3 to day 7;

- Luggage Transport service between hotels;

- Hiking map and mini guide;

- Pilgrims Credential;

- City Tax;

- Liability insurance.

Not included:

- Single room surcharge;

- Lunch bags of day 1 and 2, dinners, extra food and - drinks or other extras;

- Transfer from Florence to Bologna;

- Anything not mentioned in the item "included".


To make a reservation, it is necessary to fill in the application form. A deposit is required for booking.

All transactions are to be made by bank transfer.

Download the application form

 Appennino Slow  Via del Poggio, 30 - 40050 Loiano (Bologna - Italy) - P. IVA  01935621209  

Tel. 379 1528959 - 339 8283383